The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Computer Science in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Science over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Computer Science (Computing Science)
South Wales / Torfaen
Rank 15 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science 2 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 5.56% 10.59% 7.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.29% 52.94% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 4
Median salary £28,250 £36,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.60% -14.11%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Torfaen region.

Miscellaneous Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14 17 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 38.89% 20.00% 42.59%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 40
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £34,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Computer Science
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

The demand trend of job ads across the Torfaen region citing Computer Science as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Computer Science Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Computer Science
Salary Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Torfaen region.

Computer Science Salary Trend in Torfaen

Computer Science
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Science across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Computer Science Salary Histogram in Torfaen

Computer Science
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +4 2 £28,250 -22.60%
Computer Science
South Wales

Computer Science
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Torfaen region with a requirement for Computer Science.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Multimedia
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (50.00%) SVG
3 2 (50.00%) JSF
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Groovy
3 2 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) OOD

Computer Science
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (75.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Graduate
1 4 (100.00%) Graduate Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Graduate Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Junior
3 1 (25.00%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) JSF
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) SVG
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Groovy
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft